Scunthorpe, Humberside
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Scunthorpe and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Great Grandad's House

My great grandad lived and worked on the right of this photo. I'm not 100\% sure which house but the location fits with census returns and what I've been told. The sign may say his name, I can't make it out clearly enough to be certain.

A memory of Scunthorpe

This Brings Back Such Lovely Memories

I was really shocked but pleased to find this photo - it is of my mum and nana in 1955 on Scunthorpe's High Street - we lived in Allanby Street. I was 10 years old when this picture was taken - it has brought back fond warm memories thank you - Linda.

A memory of Scunthorpe by Linda Chafer

Postcard Of This View Sent In 1904

l have a postcard of this view which is dated Oct 11th 1904. ln which the sender write's about just moving into a house that is facing one of the houses on the left which had just been recently built and so does not appear on this photo. On the right of the photo you can see the tower that was part of ...Read full memory